A man in his early 40s was electrocuted Saturday after climbing on a power pole.
The highest-profile race on the March 3 City Council ballot in Los Angeles pits former County Supervisor Gloria Molina against incumbent 14th District Councilman Jose Huizar.
As many as two pedestrians have been struck by a vehicle after a traffic collision in Boyle Heights.
Officers responded to the scene on the southbound 101, near the 5 Freeway, where a motorcyclist apparently struck a concrete barrier around 9:33 a.m.
Lead-contaminated soil continues to be removed from the yards of homes near a battery-recycling facility in the wake of an agreement between state regulators and Exide Technologies.
A man in his 20s was found dead Tuesday morning on a Boyle Heights street, police said.
Firefighters reminded residents on Thursday to unplug Christmas trees and outside decorations when not at home or while sleeping.
Final preparations were underway Saturday morning for the event as volunteers showed up and people lined up outside the door – some waiting all night long.
A battery-recycling facility in Boyle Heights has started to remove lead-contaminated soil from neighboring homes after results released for 85 of the homes tested indicated the existence of lead.
A 10-year-old boy was listed in critical but stable condition Wednesday after he was struck by a hit-and-run driver in the Hollenbeck area.
A 17-year-old male suspect was charged on Wednesday for stealing a vehicle and killing a man in Boyle Heights.
Police say a 19-year-old man was killed in a bizarre turn of events that began with a hit-and-run and ended with an attempted car theft in Boyle Heights Sunday.
A couple who recently went through escrow on a property in Boyle Heights was involved in a scam while trying to close out their real estate deal.
A special housing complex is giving dozens of down-and-out Los Angeles veterans a home just in time for Veterans Day.
The state Department of Toxic Substances said the yards of 104 homes in a Boyle Heights neighborhood have been tested for lead.